Identifying Problematic Building Envelope Details & Exploring Solutions
Recording of an In-Class Presentation | taught by Hamid Heidarali, P.Eng, Hamid Design Build
Experience has shown that failing to take these factors into consideration can lead to the risk of rain penetration, ground water ingress, condensation, heat loss, compromised thermal comfort, and reduced durability.
One effective method of intuitive learning is to learn from our mistakes; and this is the intent of this presentation. Using an interactive and collaborative approach, this presentation highlights a wide-range of photos pertaining to 25+ typical problematic building envelope detailing and construction practices, observed during numerous site visits by the presenter. Through various group work, the audience will be asked to brainstorm each detail with their colleagues, explore problems associated with each detail, and then collectively come up with practical solutions to avoid similar occurrences.
Examples to be covered are:
By the end of this presentation, the audience will gain an insight towards:
Approved for CPD credits: 2.0 in Construction Technology
Note: If you have already taken this course in person, repeating it online will not qualify for additional CPD points.
Before You Get Started
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Hamid Heidarali, P.Eng, Hamid Design Build